Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 4.5 x 15.5 cm (1 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R Ware
Vessel type: Dish
Rim type: Plain
Surface Condition: Lumpy, fire-blackened interior
Vessel Condition: Good. One small crumbly spot on base.
From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955/i]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition